SODELPA general secretary to contest the election
13:35 Sat Feb 01, 2014
Taken from/By: FBC News Report by: Epeli Tukuwasa
The SODELPA general secretary Pio Tabaiwalu will contest the upcoming elections.
Tabaiwalu is one of the many applicants the Party has received to contest the general election
He spoke exclusively to FBC News about his application to be party candidate
I put in my application especially my interest in standing for the election, I stood for the Serua Communal in the last election and I won and that’s my first in politics and I won and I am most convince
He says the party has received a lot of applications from highly qualified and experienced people who want to stand under the party banner.
We got quiet an excellent line up of candidate in terms of the broad range of voters and we are trying to have more women you know I have been asked by women why there are not many women candidate
Tabaiwalu says the application for party leader is now closed and a committee is studying the list of hopefuls.